Terra Insight is a locally owned Australian firm operated by Karen Gates, a geotechnical engineer with more than 20 years’ experience in Australia and internationally.
Based in Wollongong, we take on work in Nowra, Batemans Bay, Shellharbour, throughout the Southern highlands and the surrounding regions. Karen has had an exciting career in geotechnical and environmental sciences, and has worked for major companies including ARUP Geotechnics, AECOM, Coffey and BHP Engineering.
She was the principal Engineer in Earth Structures while working on the London Underground. She holds several qualifications at undergraduate and postgraduate level:
Bachelor in Civil Engineering 1994
Masters in Environmental Management 1998
Masters in Engineering Science (Geotechnical Engineering) 2006
Certificate D in Project Management APM UK
Masters of Business Administration 2011
With over 20 years’ experience, Karen provides quality services and has a great ability to make complex things easy to understand. She is passionate about geotechnics and loves to help her clients clearly understand the issues at hand.
Her professional and dedicated approach to consultancy means that she provides fantastic services to all of her clients. Terra Insight offers a personalised service at affordable prices. We work closely with our clients to ensure customer satisfaction. Using a pragmatic approach, we assess your concerns with your land and provide you with clear and simple reports. We are happy to answer any questions or queries you may have.
Boxed - Services - Soil Test Eden
Enviromental Engineering - From Moss Vale to Shell Harbour
Terra Insight can assist you with:
Site Classification (Site Testing)
Pre Purchase Inspections
Landslide Risk Assessments
Effluent Disposal Land Suitability
Geotechnical Engineering Services & Assessments
A member of Engineers Australia, Karen Gates is a Chartered Engineer (CPEng NER, RPEQ).
Boxed - Summary - Terra Insight
Site Soil Tests - From Sutherland to Eden and west to Goulburn
Terra Insight offers clear and easy to understand site classifications to clients in NSW.
Call Karen today to find out more.
Call now on 0458 008 030 or send us a message online via the Contact Us page.